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Published: 21 February 2019

888 Pages


ISBN: 9780198808657

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Fitness for Work

The Medical Aspects

Sixth Edition

Edited by John Hobson and Julia Smedley

  • Fitness for Work provides practical advice that complies with employment law as well as health and safety regulations to be used by occupational health practitioners on a daily basis.
  • An evidenced based resource, the clinical chapters in Fitness for Work are co-authored by a clinical specialist and an occupational physician.
  • With a review of current research, it provides advice on fitness for work in the context of our changing society, including the older worker.
  • Contains links to additional resources, including useful addresses, contact details, and further reading.
  • Provides comprehensive coverage of occupational health issues, organized by medical condition for ease of reference.

New to this Edition:

  • All chapters have been updated to reflect recent clinical advances, research evidence and guidelines.

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